Ramu Karnam was born in a rural village of Andhra Pradesh. Inspired by sports, pursued Masters Degree in Physical education. Being inspired by Waldorf Education he did Graduation in Bothmer Gymnastics and now has an experience of ten years at Abhaya. He has also been a professional football coach for last ten years. He also coaches aspirants to become football players at his village and helps fellow games teachers at other Waldorf schools.